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The curse of complexity
PJ Media, by Richard Fernandez

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Posted By:Hazymac, 1/10/2014 7:50:34 PM

The administration delivered a resounding judgment on its claim that Obamacare’s website problems were over by firing the prime contractor, CGI Federal. The Washington Post, reporting the contract cancellation, explains that ”as federal officials and contractors have been trying to fix various aspects of the Web site in the past few months, about half of the new software code the company has written has failed on the first try, according to internal federal information.” They might have guessed the failure rate from the start. In an earlier article, the Washington Post noted that CGI Federal was “filled with executives from

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Now we hear that Accenture is replacing Michelle Obama´s inept cronies in trying to unscramble the software. Since the project as a whole is an unquantifiable ripe pile of half-baked, rotting leftist ideas, no amount of congressional tweaking or Executive Branch twerking is going to lead to a successful outcome. Unload the entire mess into the world´s largest Dempster Dumpster and haul it off to the landfill. Then start over on a fresh sheet of paper.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Pros7767, 1/10/2014 7:57:35 PM     (No. 9687521)

I missed the part where they are suing CGI to recoup money spent for a failed system.

Oh I forgot, lots of that money got funneled back into Obie´s campaign fund. Duh........

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 1/10/2014 8:55:27 PM     (No. 9687556)

Sigh- it is not the software, although I take great pleasure in the pain and embarrassment it has caused this inept administration (although, in truth, a pig can not be embarrassed).

It is the LAW itself. If you have read it, you can see why. Just getting the part on the health insurance is a mind boggling romp. But, then you have the massive complexity of the "hospital beds" formula, the "Doctor distribution" formula, the "medical equipment" distribution formula, the "Pharmaceutical list" formulas, the hospitals open and closed formulas, the- oh, it goes on and on and on. All this is to be administered by a bunch of political appointees- (why the Democrat Senate invoked the ´nuclear´ option to stop filibusters from slowing down or stopping the appointments of these political hacks) who will be wholly selected for their political loyalty and communist philosophy rather than their administrative abilities.

This whole thing is beyond disastrous! It is coming on to being a qualified nightmare of unimaginable proportions.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/11/2014 4:14:27 AM     (No. 9687709)

Even if you´re literate,government forms can be mind boggling.They really had no choice but to hire ground troops to go around and explain to class A idiots how to get something free from the government.All they had to do was create a website with Eubonics and it would have been fine.

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